Prayer Service for Christian Unity Week ______________________ You are invited to celebrate Week of Prayer for Christian Unity 2019 at an Ecumenical Prayer Service on the theme “Only Justice” Justice and only Justice You shall pursue (Deuteronomy 16: 18-20) in St. Mark’s Church Springfield Friday 18th January 2019 7.30p.m. All are welcome
Trocaire Gifts of Love Trócaire wish to thank everyone in St. Mark’s Parish who supported, so generously, the ‘Trócaire Gifts of Love’ campaign during the Christmas season. Donations amounted to a total of €2,217.
The Deep End – ‘We observed his star at his rising’ The Wise Men were probably astronomers and philosophers, but most importantly they were ‘seekers’, looking to the skies for something that would bring them closer to God. They would have been familiar with the prophecy about a new King who would be a very powerful leader, and they may have been watching the skies for years, waiting for the…
Family Offering / Weekly Envelope Collection The new contribution year for the Family Offering collection begins in January. This collection helps pay for the day to day running costs of the parish (electricity, heating, maintenance, etc.). Boxes of envelopes for this weekly collection are currently being distributed to families in the parish who support it. If there is no collector for your road and you have been contributing or would…
Anam Cara South Dublin, the organisation that supports bereaved parents, is holding a Parent Evening on Monday, 14th January, at 7.20pm in the Maldron Hotel, Tallaght. This event is open to all bereaved parents regardless of the age your child died, the circumstances of their death, or whether the death was recent or not. Visit our website: www.anamcara.ie
The monthly Vine Mass in St. Thomas’ Church, Jobstown will be celebrated next Saturday, 12th January at 7pm with Fr. Ben Moran. All Welcome The monthly ‘Movies with Meaning’ will take place on Thursday, 10th January in St. Thomas’ Church at 7.30pm. The film being shown is ‘Miracles from Heaven’. Film is Free
St. Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society You are invited to come along to the monthly Prayer Meeting of the St. Joseph’s Young Priests’ Society on Monday, 7th January, at 7.30pm in Shalom Parish Centre (beside the church) to pray for vocations to the Priesthood and religious life. “Vocations are born in prayer and from prayer, and only through prayer can they persevere and bear fruit.” – Pope Francis
Christmas Dues Thank you to everyone who has returned their Christmas Dues. The dues form part of the income of our priests, those working, sick and retired. Your continued support is very much appreciated. Spare envelopes are available in the church porch.
The Vine Mass Team Presents Movies with Meaning Sunday, 13th January, at 7.30pm in the Church of the Incarnation, Fettercairn this month’s movie is ‘Rabbit Proof Fence’ Movie is FREE – Light refreshments available All Welcome
Thank you to everyone who supported the recent Church Gate Collection for St. Mark’s Senior Citizens’ Group. The amount collected was €524.93.